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Magneto Joins the X-Men in New One:12 Collective Figure 

Magneto Joins the X-Men in New Mezco One:12 Figure 

In the Marvel Now series, he teamed up and join Cyclops in Uncanny X-Men after Wolverine took over as headmaster in the Jean Grey Institute One:12 is showing off that badass white Marvel Now costume in their newest figure Magneto's clothes and cape are fabric (like usual) and he has over 30 points of articulation[...]

The Marvel Monsoon Versus The DC Drought

Marvel Legacy is on the horizon now, and, with it, Marvel is promising fewer titles and a return of the classic heroes. This seems unsurprising as their attempts to add new heroes and diversify their cast has been met with fan outcries, and their shipments to stores in North America have taken a drop. The […]

Report Says Ghost Rider Is Joining Agents Of Shield But He Ain't Johnny Blaze

Instead of going with Johnny Blaze to bring in the rider, instead thanks to a casting call spotted by TV Line, it seems that Marvel NOW!'s Robbie Reyes might be helming the moniker.Obviously, there is a difference between Blaze and Reyes' manner of being, so this is certainly an interesting decision that will see the[...]

That Marvel Divided We Fall 2016 Jigsaw In Full (With A Few Missing Pieces)

Thanks to help from martincasanova and Brad in the Bleeding Cool comments and TheLazerShell on r/comicbooks, this is the best we can do of the Marvel NOW! "Divided We" Fall 2016 jigsaw Marvel, it seems, had a few missing pieces from the box.Notice a divide between two camps Riri Williams, the new War Machine, leading one[...]

Captain Marvel And Slapstick Get Disassembled For Marvel Now…

CBR have been given the latest of Marvel's Marvel NOW! teasers featuring Captain Marvel and Slapstick getting the broken apart effect that so afflicted Captain America and Mosaic Will these two be joined - and separated - at the hip?  CBR have been given the latest of Marvel's Marvel NOW! teasers featuring Captain Marvel and Slapstick[...]

How The Marvel Relaunches Demonstrate Publishing Priorities

How things have changed.What can we learn from them, knowing what we know now?   Marvel NOW! from 2012 gave us a bunch of relaunched titles, recreated characters and reintroductions So we had the X-Men Schismed, a young Jean Grey ahead of All-New X-Men, a black Nick Fury, a teched up Hulk and a returning[...]

Avengers Undercover – The Relaunch That Didn't Work

Ian Melton reported back after talking to comic creators at Rose City Comic Con last weekend.  Including Dennis Hopeless… He writes, Dennis Hopeless was very happy to meet fans and talk about his past works and his love for Avengers Arena and Avengers Undercover.  "Avengers Undercover is basically where we were going for arc #2 on Avengers […]

Italy To Publish Portfolio Of Milo Manara's Marvel Work

Just to keep his hand in.Well, now Panini Comics Italia is doing a portfolio collecting ten of them at 44.5 x 29.5 cm (11.6 x 17.5 inches), only for certain comics shops that buy into their All-New Marvel NOW! promotional incentive.Cover price? $87 plus shupping from Italy.. if you can find them.       Italian artist Milo Manara is famed[...]

The War Of Attrition In Comic Book Relaunches

In July, DC Comics will be relaunching Teen Titans and Suicide Squad, with Nightwing relaunched as Grayson.We've recently described this as All New DC Now, after Marvel's All New Marvel NOW, the second wave of relaunching comic books in recent years, with Fantastic Four and Wolverine as the comics that got relaunched twice So how did[...]

Tuesday Morning Runaround – Marvel NOW What?

  After Captain America: The Winter Soldier, are our Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. left with an empty warehouse any picking up their pink slips? Sean Williamson asks the question…. WHEN WOMEN CRITIQUE COMICS Janelle Asselin writes about her experiences after criticising the cover for Teen Titans #1 for featuring what appeared to be a teenage Wonder […]

Gendercrunching January 2014 – Including Female Characters At DC And Marvel

We did both publishers in Fall 2011, adding together their September, October, and November covers, and we also looked at Marvel in September 2012 in a Marvel NOW! discussion because it was their last month pre-Marvel NOW! With this data, we can see that things are not really changing all that much for female characters[...]

Marvel Now Comic & Costume Review (Part 1): Wolverine, Avengers, Fantastic Four – VIDEO

Host Ian Mageto, our Senior Cosplay Correspondent and Bleeding Cosplay columnist, reviews the new comics and costumes from Marvel's All New Marvel Now series Dive into his thoughts on Wolverine, Avengers' World, Ghost Rider, Magneto, Fantastic Four, and more.[youtube][/youtube] You can subscribe to the Comics and Cosplay Youtube channel here.[...]

A Comic Show – Happy All New Marvel Now Year!

[youtube][/youtube]Aaron Haaland, of A Comic Shop, Florida, writes,Hey Fandom! It's the All-New Year Now and I'm back with some books!All-New Marvel Now starts now with another Point One of teasers Slott's Silver Surfer was fun, as was Loki: Agent of Asgard[...]

Bleeding Cool Bestseller Chart – 28th Dec 2013 – DC Knocks Out Marvel

But it's worth noting that both DC titles beat out the launch of Wolverine's Origin II and the launch of All New Marvel NOW.Justice League #26 Forever Evil #4 Avengers #24.NOW Origin II #1 Saviors #1 Dr Who Special 2013 #1 Batman #26 Robotech/Voltron #1 Deceivers #1 Harley Quinn #1Thanks to the following retailers,Yesteryear Comics of San Diego, California Pittsburgh Comics of McMurray, Pennsylvania Graham Crackers Comics[...]

Marvel Plans To Talk To One Hundred Million Potential Comic Book Readers

But Marvel have other plans for All New Marvel Now And some of them involve spending money.I know Actual money.In a press release, Marvel states that their promotion for All New Marvel Now will be "exceeding that of the original Marvel NOW! and any other promotional campaign in Marvel’s comic book history" and that their[...]